Utah athletes take advantage of home track with personal record performances.
2011 Cross Country
In first collegiate race, finished 23rd with a time of 18:19.1 ... earned eighth place at UNLV Invitational with a time of 18:53 ... finished 91st at Pac-12 Conference Championships with a time of 22:40 ... concluded season by finishing 100th at NCAA Mountain Region Championships.
Two-time state champion in cross country ... four-time state champion in track, including three titles in the 3200m and one in the 1600m ... member of the state championship medley team her freshman season ... set a 1A Utah State record in the 3200m with a time of 11:04.01 ... invited to Great Southwest Invitational three consecutive years ... earned all-state honors in cross country and track four years ... four-time school MVP in track and three-time MVP in cross country ... earned 1A runner of the year honors two times.
Daughter of R.T. and Lea Ann Nielson ... born October 27, 1992 ... majoring in communications.